Deputy Grand Master Rick Myers attended the installation of officers for Florence Lodge No. 281 in Omaha on January 8, 2017.
The Installation of W.M. Tyler Loontjer and the officers of Nebraska Lodge No. 1 on Jan 7 was attended by Deputy Grand Master Rick Myers, Grand Senior Warden Patrick Barger, Grand Orator John Fairlie and Grand Junior Deacon Jim Carlton.
The 2017 Officers of North Bend Lodge No. 119 were installed by M.W. PGM Ken Beebe on January, 10, 2017. Deputy Grand Mater Rick Myers served as installing Chaplain.
Scotts Bluff Lodge No. 201 installed officers on January 11. Pictured back row; Ames Hartung, Sr. Steward; Edward Morava, Sr. Deacon; Edwin Mayo, Sr. Warden; Kelly Sandberg,Sec/Treas.; Ralph Hillyard, Installing Master; Wilmer Hettinger, Installing Marshall. Front Row: Ron Dean, Jr. Steward; Dallas Knotts, Tyler; Richard Taedter, Jr. warden; Dave Thomas, Worshipful Master; Richard Cooper, Chaplin; Trey Lacy, Jr. Deacon. Not pictured, Kent Greenwalt, Installing Secretary.
DGM Rick Myers and Senior and Junior Deacons Ron Stites and Jim Carlton attended Shiloh #327 installation on Jan 14, 2017. Installing officers were PGM Ivan Vrtiska, PGM John Maxell, PGM Phil Lorenzen and W.B. Paul Rutherford.
The Grand Junior Deacon, WB Jim Carlton, was the Installing Master for Capitol Lodge No. 3’s January 15, 2017 installation. He is shown presenting the gavel to the 2017 Capitol Lodge Master WB John Herbolshiemer. Despite the threat of an ice storm there was a good attendance that included the Grand Senior Deacon WB Ron Stites.
On January 18, 2017, DGM Rick Myers, GSD Ron Stites, and GJD Jim Carlton attended the installation of officers at Albert Pike Lodge No. 333. Installing officers included MW Dean Skokan, PGM; MW John Maxell, PGM; and MW John Parsons, PGM. Installed as master was Worshipful Brother Steven Barchus.
DGM Rick Myers attended the installation of officers of Lincoln Lodge No. 19 on January 17, 2017. Installing Master was MW Reg Kuhn.